Institute of Pediatric Research Città della Speranza – IRP

Institute of Pediatric Research Città della Speranza – IRP2018-04-16T08:30:10+00:00

IRP (Istituto di Ricerca Pediatrica – Fondazione Città della Speranza) is a research Institute whose mission is to make groundbreaking advances in pediatric medicine. To achieve this aim, the Institute adopts a unique multidisciplinary approach that blends ideas from biomedicine, bioengineering, biochemistry and materials science.

The Institute is currently working on six research programs: pediatric oncology, regenerative medicine, nanomedicine, genetic and rare diseases, immunology, and predictive medicine.

In addition to promote cutting-edge research in pediatric medicine, IRP aims to foster cooperation with national and international university hospitals and research institutes, to provide high-level training in the pediatric research to students and researchers, and to foster innovation, technology transfer and open dialogue with society through conferences and educational activities.


Scientific report 2016